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June Update

It’s been a while since I’ve posted a real update, but I have been hard at work on the wordsmithing front. The bellows are pumping harder than normal lately, even though my concentration has not been on the words themselves but on longer-term planning. 463 more words

Writing

Salvo: a Preemptive Strike Against Your Rejection --Pez King Blog #4

Let’s get this straight, world. I don’t write for you.

I don’t write for myself, maybe not for anyone alive right now. We’re already dead. … 100 more words

The Peasant And The King

Creating a Writer's Space

“Write with the door closed” (Stephen King, On Writing)

Closing the door is just the start. Completing all writing tasks and setting goals behind a closed door is the next milestone. 309 more words

Writing

Don’t forget the tulips

Every weekday morning I sit at the table in my dining alcove. This morning the bouquet of tulips and freesias from last Friday are spreading their petals wide, in an unabashed embracing of the sun. 321 more words

LIVING OUT LOUD

Tips For Self Editing

I did a blog for New England Speculative Writers on self editing.

Check it out here

Editing

I'm Excited

Being in Chicken Soup for the Soul was cool. It was unexpected but definitely an awesome experience. The thing is, I didn’t really think it was that big of a deal. 423 more words

Jesus